Back Mountain Memorial Library


A member of the Luzerne County Library System

96 Huntsville Road

Dallas, PA 18612

HOURS: Mon  -  Thurs:           9:30am - 8:30pm

              Friday:                      9:30am - 5:30pm

              Saturday:                  9:30am - 4:30pm
PH:  570-675-1182             FAX:  570-674-5863
Amnesty Week!
The Back Mountain Memorial Library will waive fines on all items returned to our library from November 17th ~ 22nd.
The library will be closed
Thursday, November 27th for the holiday.
Our normal hours will resume
Friday, November 28th.
The Giving Evergreens
The "Giving Evergreens" is a sculpture created by Sanford Werfel of three evergreen trees with pine needle clusters finished in gold, silver, and copper and hand carved stones.
Adding a pine needle cluster, stone, or tree is a lasting and exceptional way to celebrate, honor, or remember someone who has touched your life!
Please contact the library if you would like information on this unique opportunity!
The Back Mountain Memorial Library is selling 2015 Graduate Commemoration bracelets for Dallas and Lake Lehman High Schools, and 2015 Graduate Commemoration beads for Dallas High School!
The bracelets are made of quality leather cord, with one sterling silver commemorative bead etched with the high school name and the year 2015.
Bracelets will be sold for $45.00, beads for $35.00. Quantities are limited!
Holiday Open house
The library will be holding an Open House December 18th and 19th
in appreciation of the support and patronage of the Back Mountain Community.
Please stop in for delicious treats and punch!
2014 Holiday Sale
The library will be holding it's Special Holiday Sale!
Thursday, December 4th from 3:00pm - 8:00pm
Friday, December 5th from 9:30am - 5:30pm
Saturday, December 6th from 9:30am - 4:30pm
Come in to the library for great deals on
decorations, toys, collectibles, and so much more!
Located just inside the Reference Room.
Yoga Class
Classes are split ~ Mondays:
November 10th - December 29th
6:00pm - 7:00pm
7:00pm - 8:00pm
 Certified Instructor: Doreen Rakowski
The library will be hosting a Yoga Class geared for beginners, but which will also present a challenge for those with experience. Different styles of yoga will be incorporated throughout the class.
$70.00 fee is due at time of registration for the second block of classes. Class size is limited.
Thursday Morning Bookclub
The Bookclub will be meeting:
October 16th ~ 10:00am
November 20th ~ 10:00am
Downloadable eBooks Are Available!
You will need a library card for Luzerne County. 
Here’s what you need to get started:
1) Click on the “eBooks Are Here!” link, shown.
2) You will be taken to the “Magic Wall.” The Magic Wall shows dozens of featured titles available for downloading. Choose a free app for your eReader: axisReader or Blio. You can also download an app from the "App Zone" on the "Magic Wall."
3) Once you have your library card, you can set up a "Magic Wall" account by clicking on "Login," then on "My Account."
4) Choose a tab above the Magic Wall or from the menu to the left to browse the collection.
5) Click on a book cover to get a synopsis or reader reviews.
6) You can begin downloading your choice immediately by clicking on Checkout Now, or Add to Checkout List and keep browsing.
You can also put a book on hold by clicking Add to Wish List.
Click on the Friends of the Library's page
for the current Newsletter!

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